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#928335 - 14th Feb 2015 4:47pm Help with Sky box please
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I cancelled my Sky subscription several years ago but I still use the box to receive Freesat on the TV in the bedroom. There is a Sky card in the box, which I think I bought from them but I can't remember the details. (On the main TV downstairs I have a Humax PVR). I see that Sky plus boxes can be obtained quite cheaply: if I buy one, can it simply replace the Sky box I have?
Thanks, Chris.
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#928386 - 14th Feb 2015 7:44pm Re: Help with Sky box please [Re: chriskay]
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It won't record without a sky subscription
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#928412 - 15th Feb 2015 12:25am Re: Help with Sky box please [Re: Lando]
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It won't record without a sky subscription

Thanks, I won't bother then.
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#928417 - 15th Feb 2015 8:18am Re: Help with Sky box please [Re: chriskay]
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Get a PVR. Personal Video Recorder. They`re brilliant. I love mine. Get them for less than 100 now. Humax still come out the best on which. If you go on the Humax Direct website you can get a good deal.

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#928520 - 15th Feb 2015 5:17pm Re: Help with Sky box please [Re: Giggler]
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Get a PVR. Personal Video Recorder. They`re brilliant. I love mine. Get them for less than 100 now. Humax still come out the best on which. If you go on the Humax Direct website you can get a good deal.


Thanks, I'm familiar with Humax; see my first post.
The Humax Direct website is off-line as from the middle of last month.
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#928526 - 15th Feb 2015 6:24pm Re: Help with Sky box please [Re: chriskay]
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Ooops sorry. I didn`t know.

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